Arsit inops frater. Sappho had three brothers, Larychus, Eurigius, and Charaxus, who all loved the courtezan Rhodope. She here refers to the last, who foolishly squandered away his fortune upon this harlot, and afterwards betook himself to piracy to repair his losses.
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